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Oct 27, 2012 7:00am PDT
education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1.
CBS
Nov 3, 2012 7:00am PDT
support proposition 3. hikes they say would stop more education cuts. they are targeting undecided voters. those who would make up their mind in the polling booth. >>> boy if you haven't mailed them by now you are getting really risky about that ballot. >> steve weir has talked to civics groups, about which propositions to support. it shows on voters ballots. >> if you look at our tally equipment you can see where people change their mind. not on candidates, on measures. >> all that eleventh hour head scratching is putting the squeeze on clerk's offices from san francisco to contracosta. those who are voting are waiting and waiting. >> causing an influx of last minute ballots. >> until now and with so many mail in ballots still out, it is a sign there is time to sway votes. a reminder your ballot is due by 8:00 p.m. at your county office on election night. the registrar says at this late point in the game it is probably best to turn it in, in person. >>> and one of the most closely watched measures in california is proposition 34. that initiative wants to replace the death penalty
CBS
Oct 30, 2012 6:00pm PDT
education initiative for schools prop 30 and also in support of prop 32. that's the initiative that would prohibit payroll deductions for political purposes. the judge ruled today that the donors of what the governor calls shadowy figures has to be revealed at least to the fair political practices commission and they have a new deadline, that is this thursday at 4 p.m. it's up to the fppc if voters find out who the donors are depending on whether the donors actually knew that the money was headed to california and what it was supposed to be used for. if they did not know, the fccp says they wouldn't release their names but if they did know where the money was headed we should learn their identities before the election. so a very big development here, allen. >> one week to go. thank you. >> >>> a shark attack off the northern california coast. and this chewed up surfboard is only part of the story. >> world series parade is tomorrow. expect a flood of fans in san francisco. the smartest ways to get into and out of the city. >> weather changes beginning right now impacting the parade
CBS
Oct 26, 2012 11:00pm PDT
schools shouldn't be 47th in anything. ,,,, proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... important event. "i love, love moad" dana w >>> well, you might notice dana is not here with us tonight, because she is at a very important event. >> i love, love moad. yeah. >> yeah. dana was at the ceremony for the seventh annual gala in san francisco. that gala held at the palace hotel. the proceeds will support moad's exhibitions. >>> time for weather. let's start this nice toasty weekend at the slopes. why not? ski season began at boreal today. they are already skiing, thanks to three feet of fresh snow that fell earlier this week. now, it's not the snow. it is the sunshine in your forecast for the next several days. let's take a look at what we have outside. five, a pretty popular number. 57 degrees. radar clear. will stay clear all the way
CBS
Oct 31, 2012 6:00pm PDT
be 47th in anything. ,, proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... still without power in the r in the northeast in the wakf hurricane sandy. 68 deaths e now blamed on the monster s, >>> now at 6:30 millions are still without power in the northeast in the wake of hurricane sandy. 68 deaths are now blame on the monster storm which caused billions of dollars in damage. today president obama got a firsthand look at the destruction. power conditions are still struggling to get power back on in 13 states two days after sandy tore through the region. cbs reporter alison harmelin is in new jersey where the president promises federal help. >> reporter: good evening. it is nighttime here now but earlier today, it was actually sunny and beautiful here at the jersey shore, which only made it so much more abundantly clear that the de
CBS
Oct 29, 2012 6:00am PDT
teachers plan to meet with educators up and down the peninsula and rally train travellers in san jose this afternoon. >> election day believe it or not is a week from tomorrow and governor brown's campaign for tax increase has taken a bizarre turn. >> examiners melissa is here to discuss and talk all about it. good morning. >> good morning. >> tell us the latest. >> reporter: probably seen the commercials for proposition 30. that's the tax increase jerry brown is pushing. and in those commercials, he talks about cuts to state funding he's made since he wants voters to believe our tax dollars are being spent wisely. here's a clip. and notice the mention of cuts to cars. >> jerry brown cut phones, cars, travel budgets and state commissions. >> and well, yes, the governor's budget did cut cars for the fiscal year. but recent -- cost $750,000 so far this year. the investigation also showed employees using those fancy rental cars to do personal errands. so this report comes out and last friday at the state wise meeting jerry brown was there and asked about this report. here's what he had t
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 5:00am PDT
automatic deep cuts to public education from elementary schools up to universities. >>> 5:38. time for weather and lawrence is on the run. he is down in san jose with a preview of the second annual bay area science festival. he has some toys. >> did you build that? >> we are building airplanes and having all kinds of fun down here but you know what? if flying airplanes isn't for you there are all kinds of other things you can see here at the tech museum innovation right now. how about this? there's an asteroid that they are playing with down here. we are going to find out more about that and what they are trying to do to try and solve some real world problems and how they are getting some kids involved in that, too. still, the bay area weather looking good as we head out toward today. lots of sunshine coming our way. a little chilly to start early on as those temperatures are running in the 40s and 50s outside right now. and we are seeing some patchy dense fog showing up in some of the valleys so watch out for that this morning. still, as we head toward the afternoon we are going t
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 6:00am PDT
public education from elementary schools up to universities. >>> up next, we have a good luck story. how a lottery winner nearly missed out on millions of dollars. >> plus, speaking of luck, the new name for this little giants fan. >> and the market opened about 10 minutes ago. let's take a quick look at the early numbers. on friday, a very difficult week in new york right now, the market is up. we'll crunch the numbers with kcbs moneywatch reporter jason brooks coming up. ,, we don't call this our company, we call this our mission. green toys teaches children that if i have a milk jug and i stick it in the recycling bin it can turn into something new. chase allows us to buy capital equipment to be able to manufacture in the states to the scale we need to be a global company. with a little luck green toys could be the next great american brand. find what's next for your business this is new video of the key space center in floria... as nasa bids a *final goodbyeo the space shuttle atlantis then 10 miles >>> this is new video of the kennedy space center in florida as nasa bids a fina
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 12:00pm PDT
public education from elementary school up to universities. >>> a man was killed while walking through a muni tunnel in san francisco today. the incident disrupted the muni metro much of the morning. cbs 5 reporter anne makovec is at the montgomery station where service is back to normal. >> reporter: a lot of commuters are thankful because it was a mess this morning. but the investigation into that death continues right now. now muni says he may have actually been hit by two trains. in this dark muni tunnel at the montgomery street station an investigation into a man's death stopped trains on the tracks. it was 7:30 right in the middle of the morning commute. >> uhm, i guess i'm going to walk. >> reporter: thousands of people had to be rerouted. muni was stopping trains at castro and church streets and putting passengers on buses. >> there was a makeshift bus stop with barricades. had to get on a sardine bus and ride downtown. >> buses were very slow coming down market street because of the traffic jam caused by the problem here. >> reporter: trains were stopped for about three hours wh
CBS
Oct 27, 2012 11:00pm PDT
things like state offices, toll bridges. >> reporter: public school education by law is guaranteed 48% of the state's general fund, whereas corrections gets about 7%. on average, the state and federal government allocate almost 9,000 per pupil in california, less than half of what the state of new york spends on its students. but getting more money for schools often means asking local voters to increase their own taxes. for example, the city of berkeley raises more than $3,000 per pupil in extra funds. other school districts have had similar success in the bay area, schools in poorer districts, though, don't have parents who can afford that. >> affluent communities are counting on taxes. affluent communities are passing local bonds to improve the quality of their school facilities. but these are not options available to a lot of middle class and blue collar communities. >> reporter: where budgets are tight and dollars are short, consider this. nearly 50% of inmates nationwide are high school dropouts. in san francisco, dana king, cbs 5. >>> last year, the state cut funding for pris
CBS
Oct 28, 2012 6:30pm PDT
, education, it's estimated one-half of all detroiters are out of work. but don't take away from this story that all is bleak in detroit. there are neighborhoods of beautiful homes, 6,000 square feet, half million dollar homes and million dollar houses in the suburbs. the difference between the haves and the have-nots in detroit is striking. general motors is humming again. artists have taken over bleak neighborhoods and turned them into galleries. young people are incoming to trendy -- flocking to trendy bars and sports pub. >> s. >> there's a lot to be hopeful for. >> i'm not optimistic,. >> reporter: says bill mcgraw who has two. it has given sports crazy detroit something to unite behind and boost its civic pride. something that's sorely needed. they certainly could use a lift and well, they've got one right now. and they're ahead and they're hoping for four more wins. >> all right. mike sugerman in detroit. thank you. >>> now the friendlier confines of the civic center. cbs 5 reporter elizabeth cook is with hundreds maybe thousands of fans. >> reporter: definitely a sea of orange
CBS
Nov 1, 2012 12:00pm PDT
whether your kids go to public school or private school. we need people educated to do the job. >> another interesting note on that field poll. shows a lot of voter's opinions are tied with their opinions on governor brown. we'll see how that goes. live in san francisco , cbs 5. >> thank you. >> with the tough economy, everyone is struggling to make ends meet. for many americans it's costing them their homes. what if there's a solution? kate with the free advice that could save you money and maybe even your home. >> just having the stability of something familiar you've had all your life. it's worthwhile. >> if you lose that you've lost a piece of your life. >> was in seen i couldn't say danger of losing home and sense of security. >> my dad bought that in 52 and sold it to me and i had mortgaged it to start a business and didn't do as well as i thought it would. >> then he heard about the neighborhood assistance corporation of america and came to an event last year. it worked. his interest rate dropped from 6.5% to 2% fixed saving him $1,000 a month and his home. >> there's su
CBS
Oct 28, 2012 7:30am PDT
of a percent. >> proposition 30 does not pass it will have a devastating effect on education in california. >> if prop 30 fails, school and colleges would face $6 billion in cuts. the trigger cuts as governor brown is calling them. small business action committee is pushing hard to defeat the msh measure saying higher taxes will drive away jobs. >> for more, we sat down with governor jerry brown at kcbs myself and our first question is, okay, look, this isn't the first time that voters in california have been asked to bail out the state budget. why isn't it fixed and why should they go for this? >> the last ten yards to go over the goal line is this money for schools. it's an either/or. on or off. either money in to schools or money out of schools. i wish it didn't have to be this way. but at the end of the day i hope people know that 99% of the people will not pay this income tax. it's only 1% and what people will pay is a penny when they get a $400 cappucino or a sandwich. a penny. if you buy $8 purchase, it's two pennies. our schools are at risk. we have been cutting classes.
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 11:00pm PDT
sales and income tax hike that they say would stop education cuts. they are targeting people who are waiting until the last possible minute. and plenty of voters are. >> if you haven't mailed them by now, you're getting really risky about that ballot. >> reporter: civics groups claim who they are still the undecided about which -- undecided about which propositions to support. it shows on voters' ballots. >> you can see where people change their mind if you look at our tally equipment. not on candidates, on measuresr that head swatching is putting the -- scratching is putting the squeeze on. although turnout will be lower than in 2008 those who are voting are waiting and waiting causing an influx of last minute voters. with so many mail-in ballots still out it is a sign of how to sway those who are still waiting. as you can see lights are still on here at the jerk recorders -- at the clerk and recorders office. your ballot it due by 8:00 on election night. at this point in the game, they say it is probably best to turn it in in person. >> oh, no, they are not doing this again. >>
CBS
Oct 28, 2012 5:30pm PDT
far the most troubled city. from every point of view. >> poverty, education. it's estimated one-half of all detroiters are out of work. don't take a way friday -- away from the story all is bleak. 6,000 square feet. million dollar houses in the suburbs. the difference between the halves and have-nots is striking. general motors is humming. rt artists have turned into bleak neighborhoods. young people are throbbing to trendy bars and sports hubs. >> and i'm not optimistic. >> says bill mcgraw who. >> tigers. >> something if to unite behind. it's something that's sorely needed. >> and they really want their team to win. >> giants scored outside the stadium. there's not a peep. it was like they got a body punch the last couple of games and they are not feeling good about their team. one guy told me, we, stink. we have a great season but they are not feeling real good and, of course, no team has come back 3-0. we wish him well. they need something spesh. and i saw a few fans with broom walking here. i would be careful if they go to downtown detroit. >> you said last night, the tigers fan
CBS
Oct 27, 2012 5:30pm PDT
supporters of prop 30 say will hurt education. proposition 32 is seen by appoints as an antiby opponented -- by opponents as an anti-gaming proposal. >>> how dedicates are giant -- dedicated are giants' fans? cbs 5 reporter mike sugarman joined them on the journey. mike? >> reporter: well, i can tell you they're cold. it is mid 40s here. not used to that kind of weather in san francisco. but as you say, they have come from the bay area. from california, but this is the world series. and we've got giants' fans from well, all over the world. in a sea of blue and orange, a stripe of a different color. orange and black. >> where am i? i feel like i'm on second and king. >> reporter: nope, woodward and adams, detroit, michigan. >> you came from south carolina? >> we drove from minneapolis last night. >> actually from texas. >> minneapolis. >> detroit. >> reporter: all part of giant nation on tour. >> cheese! >> reporter: so far the orange and blue aren't turning the orange and black black and blue. >> i got booed four times by the time i got off the airplane. but every person has be
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 1:35am PDT
his educational foundation. he joins fellow billionaires warren buffet and bill gates in vowing to give most of their wealth away. >>> you know the old saying, a day late, a dollar short? one woman almost missed her ticket. she bought a ticket worth 23 million in the california superlotto last may. at some point she tossed it in the glove box and forget about it. her daughter saw a surveillance photo of her on the cbs 5 eyewitness news and texted her, 25 days before the deadline. she said, hey, mom, they're looking for you. you're the winner. the winner, who lives in southern california, has a large family, including several adopted special needs children. she says the money could not come at a better time. and we will learn her identity at a news conference tomorrow. >>> it has been a rough week for a popular lingerie shop at the stanford shopping center. thieves struck not once but twice and, no, they were not there for the cash. i'll let kiet do tell you the story from here. >> reporter: as bra thefts go, it was a double d sized heist. the angels fantasies push-up bra is one of
CBS
Oct 26, 2012 6:00pm PDT
38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... because it makes our children #1. bay area, at a pace we hav't seen in years. >>> >>> new homes are being built in the bay area at a pace we haven't seen in years. >> one of the areas leading the way, livermore. cbs 5 reporter don ford with why things are expected to get better in the tri-valley area. >> reporter: construction in livermore is booming. new housing starts are way up from last year with five new housing developments under way. lane marceau says the construction climate has finally started to change. >> the market is definitely returning for us and, you know, we have been out here for a number of years but in the last 12 months it's been amazing to watch the kind of activity we have had. >> reporter: there are more than 500 homes here. of the 130 currently being built, 105 are alrea
CBS
Nov 4, 2012 7:30am PST
student, i just can't accept that. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... and as he he he will mo have reg do him good vision in san francisco on track to made to record numbers. more than 500,000 people have registered to vote in the city of san francisco on. >> residents have a number of local races on the ballot in measures before them. we've had a number of them on the show before. this time we turn to mayor at lee. unlike past mayors, one race that the mayor has opted to stay out is the often contentious supervisors races. why is he standing out? >> i have always felt that, especially when you have supervisors that are sitting that we've still got ongoing discussions around current legislation and policies for the cities. i don't want anyone doubting me about whether i am inviting them to work with me because they
CBS
Oct 26, 2012 5:00pm PDT
. proposition 38 bypasses sacramento, and makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... rob a woman inside her casto valley home. but what investigators say really ha >>> two teenagers hatch a plan to rob a woman inside her home in castro valley. but what investigators say really happened was a murder that was nothing short of evil. a trusting woman strangled to death with the young suspects setting a fire to cover up their tracks. cbs 5 reporter da lin with how the victims knew those suspected killers. da. >> reporter: allen, prosecutors say this was such a gruesome crime, that they will be charging a 16-year-old in this case as an adult as he appeared at this superior court this afternoon. both he an an 18-year-old suspect will be charged with murder and arson. >> this is what nightmares are made of what these two i'll use the term loosely people did. >>> reporter:
CBS
Oct 31, 2012 5:00pm PDT
up in a few minutes. >> thank you. >>> billions for education at stake in california. what the latest polls are showing about voter support. >> more on today's parade of champions. why some fans witnessed a surprising restart. ,,,,,, now just six days away... it now appears california vs are making up their minds on some of the mo >>> campaign 2012 election day now just six days away. and it now appears california voters are making up their minds on some of the most talked-about propositions. cbs 5 political reporter grace lee gives us the low down. >> reporter: this is the last poll we expect from surveyusa before election day. so what do we find? a lot of unsure voters have been making decisions and now it looks like this is really affected which props and which ones will die. >> say good morning, everybody. >> good morning. >> reporter: governor brown has made it his personal mission to get proposition 30 passed racing state income tax for those more than $250,000 a year funneling six billion dollars into schools and universities and support may be rising. it needs more than
CBS
Oct 28, 2012 11:00pm PDT
education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38...
CBS
Nov 1, 2012 6:00pm PDT
education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... the full scope of the destruction from sandy, comg into greater focus by the h. >>> when i left, everything was intact. i came back yesterday morning... [ crying ] >> it's all ruined down here. every ounce of it, ruined! nothing, nothing! [ crying ] >> nothing. >> the full scope of the destruction from sandy coming into greater focus by the hour. hurricane sandy has moved on and now some of the people left in the superstorm sandy's wake are starting to do the same. so here's where things stand right now. 91 people are reported dead from the hurricane. the federal government has approved more than $3 million in housing aid for connecticut, new york and new jersey. the damage is estimated at $50 billion. in the meantime, thousands are still stranded by floodwaters and others are without electricity. and as the scale of sandy's destruc
CBS
Nov 2, 2012 6:00pm PDT
makes education a real priority- with the funding, to our local schools and the accountability from our local schools... that we'll need to improve student learning in every classroom. so we can stay 47th... or we can choose proposition 38. i'm voting yes on 38... >>> east oakland is getting a major new supermarket its first in 20 years. today, foods co held a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction. this is in foothill square on mcarthur boulevard by 108th avenue. the 80,000-square-foot supermarket will also bring more than 100 jobs. >> we really felt for a long time that we tailors have skipped over oakland -- retailers have skilled over oakland and oaklanders deserved quality places to shop. >> the supermarket is set to open in about a year. >>> the ipad mini is on sale today at apple stores but the new gadget only attracted mini lines. analysts say because it costs more than the competing products already on the market from amazon and google. the wi-fi version of the ipad mini is on sale today. the cellular model is on sale next month. >>> coming up in the next
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Nov 4, 2012 8:30am PST
that until it goes bad. how do you make people care in. >> and part is to educate. exactly what you said. you don't think about it until it's too late. one of the facts is one in eight americans. there is lots of precursors, hyper tension, history and one in eight, americans are impacted by kidney disease. >> that is quite the statistic. >> the foundation does what? where does this moppy go? ask it prevention, caring for people. we hear about the transplants all of the time in. >> it goes to all of the above. we have the program for children. summer camp programs. >> really? we do education programs, awareness programs, a number of programs where we help patients many patients waiting for a kidney and there are more needs than kidneys available. that process. a phenomenal organization. i have been involved with them for 18 years. >> i have been the chair for 18 years. the, vent is 24 years. >> can you get in? >> we have all of the information. >> and the france marriott, fourth and market. the cost to feed you while you're there. major corporations and in san francisco and including
CW
Oct 27, 2012 10:00pm PDT
on education in california. >> reporter: one of the largest supporters. the california teachers' association. meanwhile the small business action committee raised more than $47 million to fight it. and rival proposition 38 would raise taxes for all californiaons with money going to schools. tom, chairman of the california republican party is confident 30 will fail. just like other proposed tax hikes before it. >> raising taxes even higher in california will drive away more jobs. and will collect less money over time if this passed than more. >> well, i think it's going to be a tough battle. the governor certainly is out there stumping for the measure. i think you're foining to start to see support climb. >> reporter: prop 32 meanwhile would ban unions from using payroll deducted funds for political purposes. the democrats were urging voters to vote no on that today and its approval currently is just 39%. ann? >> thank you so much. >>> and we've just ten days before the election, the presidential candidates hit the battleground states today. president obama was in new hampshire w
CW
Oct 28, 2012 8:30am PDT
on education in california if it fails. >> schools and colleges could face around $6 billion in cuts. >> trigger cuts as they have been called. the small business action committee is pushing hard to defeat the measure saying higher taxes would dry away jobs. >> and for more on that we sat gown with governor jerry -- down with governor jerry brown with the news director. this isn't the first time the voters have been asked to bail out the state budget and we keep sliding back. so, why should we go for it this time. >> the last war is the money for schools. on or off. either money in the schools or money out of schools. i wish it didn't have to be this way, but at the end of the day i hope people know that 99% of the people will not pay this income tax. it is only 1%. and what people will pay is a penny when they get a $4 cappuccino or sandwich. a penny. if you buy a $8 purchase, it is two pennies. we have been cutting taxes, raising tuition and shortening the school year. i am telling you as sincere as i can be it is important. please think about it before you vote on election day. >>
CW
Nov 2, 2012 10:00pm PDT
income tax hike that they say, they would stop more education cuts, targeting undecided voters. those making up their minds in the polling booth or who are waiting until the last possible minute to mail in their ball los -- ballots and plenty of them are. >> if you have not mailed them yet, you are getting risky about that ballot. >> reporter: he has talked to the civic groups, claiming they are still undecided. not about who to pick for president, but about what proposition to support. it shows. >> if you look at our tally equipment, you can see where people changed their mind. not on candidates, but on measures. >> that 11th hour head scratching is putting a squeeze on san francisco to this area, even though it will be lower than in 2008. those voting, they are waiting and waiting. causing an influx of the last- minute ballot and forcing ballot counters to work overtime. >> i have never done a split shift before. >>> until now and with so many mail-in ballots still out. it's a sign that there is time to sway votes on those still waiting. >> reporter: lights are still on here at the
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